What Has Changed?

Let me begin by answering that question–NOTHING. Now ask yourself, “Why not?”

In 1967 Henson Cargill blasted to the top of the country charts with his debut single “Skip A Rope.” The Kentucky Headhunters covered it in 1989 on their debut album. I think it should be covered by artists in every genre of music. The message would still be the same. It’s a powerful one, and is even more relevant today. That is what’s so sad. Over 50 years, and nothing has changed. As a matter of fact, I believe it has gotten worse.

You might not be a fan of country music, but read the lyrics and then ask yourself a couple of questions: Continue reading

Want To Keep Your Jobs? Than Do Your Job!

14956010_374453912893391_2805431565215699275_nThis is taken from a Newsweek article written by Jason Lemon, first published on October 23, 2019, and titled “PASTOR WARNS IF TRUMP IS REMOVED FROM OFFICE, ‘GUYS THAT KNOW HOW TO FIGHT’ WILL HUNT DOWN DEMOCRATS.”

Really? Is this what our nation has come to? A Christian pastor advocating violence over a political event like impeachment? Violence? From a religious leader in this country, regardless of the religion or the number of followers he might have?

Read some of the article for yourself. See if you don’t agree that maybe we’ve gone too far with this political mess we have in our nation’s capital. Continue reading

They Came With Good Intentions. Really?

The European settler came to America to escape oppression, mainly religious, in his country. Unlike what we experience in this country today, many places around the world, especially during the 17th and 18th centuries, prohibit freedom of religion. Even today, there are countries that make demands of their citizenry as to which religion can be practiced, with consequences for those that do not follow the doctrine of the ruling minority. Where you are born and raised determines your religious beliefs. Continue reading